James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps

(1820—1889) antiquary and literary scholar

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(1820–1889), English antiquary, book collector, and editor whose anthologies of the nursery's “wild and fanciful” lore helped integrate this material into the children's literature canon. Like Joseph Ritson, Halliwell-Phillipps considered ...

Subjects: Literature.

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